Health Care

'Exploding' ants discovered: Kamikaze insects kill predators with toxic… well, selves

High atop Borneo's canopied jungles, the ants await any enemy daring enough to invade their colonies. Ignored for decades, researchers have completed a detail...


Second Michigander sickened by romaine lettuce in multi-state E. coli outbreak

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has issued a warning urging people who bought chopped romaine lettuce to throw it away immediately because ...


Injured, Suspect In Custody In Ocala School Shooting

The person's identity was not released and investigators have not given details about a suspected motive. The student was shot in the ankle, said Kevin Christ...


Virat Kohli believes county stint will help him improve as a batsman

The RCB captain who scored an unbeaten 92 for his side against Mumbai Indians was the sole contributor as they ended on the losing side while chasing down a m...


How will the United Kingdom solve the Windrush controversy?

Prime Minister Theresa May has apologised to Caribbean leaders over the Windrush generation controversy, at a Downing Street meeting. May met with Caribb...


Bajau 'sea nomads' developed enlarged spleens for deep diving

Members of the Bajau can dive up to 70 meters with nothing more than a set of weights and a pair of wooden goggles. But while the Bajau people's talents hav...


Magnitude 3.6 earthquake centered in Canada shakes parts of metro Detroit

The quake was recorded late Thursday near Amherstburg, Ontario , a town of about 21,900 people. In Taylor, Jeff Ward, 58, was on his couch watching TV when t...


Now, Beijing proposes India-Nepal-China economic corridor through Himalayas

The landlocked nation, which has traditionally relied on India for trade, has been cosying up to China for support under the government of Prime Minister K P Ol...


Hans Asperger endorsed and participated in Nazi euthanasia programme

It has been said that Johann "Hans" Asperger, the pioneering Austrian physician who first described the profile of distinct psychological characteristics tha...


Analysts Call Attention: Philip Morris International Inc. (PM)

Union Pacific Corporation ( NYSE :UNP), at its latest closing price of $138.96, it has a price-to-book ratio of 4.33, compared to an industry average at 2.72. T...


FDA Committee Recommends Approval For GW Pharmaceuticals (GWPH) Cannabis-Derived Drug

Dronabinol, sold under the brand name Marinol, comes close, but is based on synthetic THC, and not cannabis plant-derived cannabinoids. GW has gathered some i...


Coli Outbreak Tied to Romaine Lettuce

Eighteen people from five states have been added to the CDC's romaine lettuce investigation since the agency first alerted the public to the E. coli outb...


Trump blamed the chemical attack on Syria and Russian Federation

Moscow's threat to shoot down US missiles came from the Russian ambassador to Lebanon, Alexander Zasypkin, who said he was referring to a statement by President...


IPL: Punjab opt to bat against Hyderabad

WICKET! The visitors' matters just keeps getting worse as Mohit Sharma clean bowls Wriddhiman Saha for just six runs. With a win record of 100 per cent in th...


Nigerian youth not lazy, presidential aspirants react to Buhari's comment

Most business and homes rely on private generators for power and buy water privately. "It is however saddening that after de-marketing his own generation, Presi...


Kolkata Knight Riders Register Impressive Seven-Wicket win Over Rajasthan Royals

According to a leading cricket portal, the first global employment report on men's professional cricketers, released by the FICA says the "traditional model is ...


Hepatitis A outbreak grows in Kentucky

Those counties have at least five reported cases of hepatitis A. "However, we have been responsible for investigations of cases of individuals who tested posi...


Hairdresser behind bars for infecting men with HIV

Moments later, the 12 returned to court to find Rowe guilty by majority verdicts of 11 to one of all the other counts he faced - two of grievous bodily harm wit...


Bill Gates warns Commonwealth leaders the fight against malaria could 'go backwards'

It added that the commitments would prevent 350 million cases of malaria and save 650,000 lives, predominately children and pregnant women who were most at risk...


"Not on our watch": Greg Hunt rules out Greens' cannabis push

As 29 American states have decriminalised weed, with eight fully legalising it for recreational use, not one state has seen a rise in marijuana use. Numerous ...


Surat rape victim not from Odisha

The couple is from Prakasam district of Andhra Pradesh and has claimed their daughter went missing on October 2017, said police. This content is restricted ...


Abby Lee Miller nearly died from spinal infection — Surgeon

According to Extra , orthopedic spine surgeon Dr. Hooman Melamed treated the reality star after she had been complaining of back pain for a couple of weeks...


India takes to the streets in protest over Kathua, Unnao rape cases

Lawyers took to the streets shouting slogans and trying to block the road outside the court where the charge sheets have been filed. "The father of the victi...


Ketamine nasal spray 'improved severe depression within hours' in United States study

Dr. James Stone of the Royal College of Psychiatrists told the news publication that the US research about ketamine is "interesting". The study , by scie...


The Kraft Heinz Company (KHC)

In the same way a stock's beta shows its relation to market shifts, it is also an indicator for required returns on investment ( ROI ). The company's Averag...


Organs from overdose victims may save thousands on transplant waiting list

Not every overdose victim is otherwise healthy; far from it. PHILADELPHIA (CBS ) - as the nation conflicts the same-sex epidemic which is claiming lives in r...


Amgen and Novartis migraine drug hits the mark again

Dr Mark Toms, Chief Scientific Officer at Novartis UK, said: 'There has been no real advancement in migraine treatment for the past 20 years and we're proud to ...


Teen girl raped in Delhi, accused shoots video & circulates it

One of the accused was later identified as Bunty. Two other friends who accompanied him took a video as he committed the horrific act. The police said that the ...


Chemical weapons inspectors enter Douma, eleven days after 'gas attack'

She said Mnuchin would be announcing them Monday, "if he hasn't already". Douma was the latest chemical barrage in a five-year outlay of incidents across ...


Caffeine might help people with heart troubles, research says

He said there is a perception, often based exclusively on anecdotal experience, that caffeine is a common trigger for heart rhythm problems . A new study f...